Direct Line Insurance Group Share Price (DLG)

345.30 -1.90 (-0.55%) delayed: 10:32AM GMT
Bid price 345.30 Open price 348.00
Ask price 345.60 Prev close 345.30
High price 349.70 Spread 0.09%
Low price 344.10 Volume 3,359,681

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Direct Line Insurance Group Share Price Information

Name Direct Line Insurance Group Epic DLG
Sector Nonlife Insurance ISIN GB00BY9D0Y18
Activites Direct Line Group is a retail general insurer with leading market positions in the United Kingdom, a strong presence in the direct motor channel in Italy and Germany and a focused position in UK SME commercial insurance. The Group operates under highly recognised brands such as Direct Line and Churchill and is comprised of five primary segments: motor, home, rescue and other personal lines, commercial and international. In the UK, Direct Line Group utilises a multi-brand, multi-product and multi-distribution channel business model that covers most major customer segments for personal lines general insurance. The Group also has a focused presence in the commercial market. The Group occupies leading market positions in terms of in-force policies and has the most highly recognised brands in the UK for personal motor and home insurance including Direct Line and Churchill. Other primary Direct Line Group brands include Privilege and Green Flag; NIG, a provider of insurance solutions to UK SMEs and Direct Line For Business ('DL4B'), the Group's direct commercial brand. The Group is also a major provider of insurance through a number of strategic partnerships. In Italy and Germany the Group operates under the Direct Line brand. Index FTSE 100

Direct Line Insurance Group Key Numbers

Latest Share Price (p) 345.30 Net Gearing (%) 63.91
Market Capitalisation (£m) 4,774.00 Gross Gearing (%) 73.59
Shares in issue (m) 1,375.00 Debt Ratio 73.59
P/E Ratio 8.55 Debt-to-Equity Ratio 1.00
Total dividends per share (p) 13.80 Assets / Equity Ratio 3.79
Dividend Yield (%) 0.00 Price to book value 1.82
Dividend cover (x) 1.54 ROCE (%) 5.10
Earning per share (p) 40.60 EPS Growth (%) 63.05
52 week high / low 416.00 / 326.60 DPS Growth (%) 4.55

Direct Line Insurance Group Director Deals

Dec.Date Type Director Pos No. of Shares
29/11/2016 BUY John Reizenstein FD 42
31/10/2016 BUY John Reizenstein FD 43
01/09/2016 BUY John Reizenstein FD 41
01/09/2016 EXR Paul Geddes CEO 962,948
01/09/2016 SEXR Paul Geddes CEO 458,765

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Direct Line Insurance Group Company News

08:10 12/01/2017

Broker Forecast - Macquarie issues a broker note on Direct Line Insurance Group PLC

Macquarie today downgrades its investment rating on Direct Line Insurance Group PLC (LON:DLG) to underperform (from neutral) and cut its price target to 295p (from 345p). Story provided by

11:15 03/01/2017

Total Voting Rights

RNS Number : 1922T Direct Line Insurance Group PLC 03 January 2017   Direct Line Insurance Group plc Total Voting Rights 3 January 2017 As at 30 December 2016, Direct Line Insurance Group plc's issued share capital consisted of 1,375,000,000 ordinary shares of 10...

11:15 30/12/2016

Director/PDMR Shareholding

RNS Number : 0732T Direct Line Insurance Group PLC 30 December 2016   DIRECT LINE INSURANCE GROUP PLC ("DLG") Notification and public disclosure of transactions by persons discharging managerial responsibilities ("PDMRs") and persons closely associated with them   The...

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Direct Line Insurance Group Share Price Discussions

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Direct Line Group (DLG)

Direct Line Group website Financial Calendar Recent Broker Notes Barchart Indicators Recent Market news Direct Line Group(DLG) Fundamentals Direct Line Announcement of Offer Price The offer price has been set at 175 pence per Ordinary Share, implying a total market...

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Direct Line (DLG)

Direct Line has come to the market with a prospective yield of around 7%. Further tranches of shares are due to be released in 2013 and 2014.

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DELLING, Boring Miserable Swedo Company, But is it Cheap?. (DLG)

The answer to that I believe is... Its going cheap at the moment and there looks to be considerable upside from its present price of circa 10p. Ive had it on the watchlist for the last 6 months and it continues to do deal after deal but nobody notices . Plenty more room for acqusitions aswell...

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